The Forty-five Degree Catch

December 12, 2012

The traditional door catch is still being used in many countries. Although simple to use, the design has two major flaws. Because of its orientation, the catch tends to get in the way and hurt people and as a result, it bends and gets deformed. The simple solution is to change the vertical hinge to […]

Inspiring Rustic Hotel Lugar do Cotariño

December 7, 2012

In the greenest region of Galicia, Spain, in a small village, lost somewhere in Costa Da Morte, lies an enchanting traditional hotel, called Lugar do Cotariño. The historical building has been restored by the two owners, Alberto Cuervo and Julia Flores, after they fell in love with the place and decided to create a perfect […]

Jens Risom’s Block Island Retreat

December 1, 2012

“It’s a place to be taken seriously, on the other hand it’s full of charm.” Designer Jens Risom reflects fondly on the prefab cottage that his family has enjoyed for the last 45 years, impeccable decor and all.

How to hire a freelance graphic designer

October 16, 2012

Great tips for anyone how wants to hire a freelancer.

Top 10 Outdoor Dining Spaces

October 5, 2012

Here you have a top 10 selection of the coolest outdoor dining spaces:

Adobe Creative Suite Toolbar Shortcut Wallpapers

September 28, 2012

Those images are awesome, especially if you use those Adobe products every day. I believe it’s a good idea if you print them out and stick them on your wall. This way you can always see them when you need to know a shortcut. Photoshop: Illustrator: InDesign: Flash:

The Perfect Kitchen – Logica System by Valcucine

September 15, 2012

This kitchen is awesome! Look at this design by Valcucine. They really made a beautiful and useful kitchen system. Check out the images and the video below: New Logica System – Video presentation: Via and valcucine.com

Kent Larson talking about responsive cities

September 14, 2012

For the first time in history more people live in cities than in rural areas and the trend is accelerating worldwide. In this TEDPrize City 2.0 talk Kent Larson, director of the MIT Media Lab Changing Places group, tackles the problems of increased congestion and pollution with new models for urban dwellings, shared-use vehicles, and […]

Cutting Board Drawer

August 9, 2012

The coolest idea for a cutting board for your kitchen. When I was thinking about the layout of my kitchen, I wanted to try and incorporate as many features as I could that would make the most out of my space. (I like everything to be tucked away). Magazines and kitchen design books were a […]

East Village Studio

August 3, 2012

Based in New York, East Village Studio is a beautiful apartment that I wold be proud to live in. The designer took this small place and turned it into something beautiful and at the same time he turned it into an apartment that seems a lot bugger then actually it is. See the images below:

Fincube Structure by Aisslinger

July 17, 2012

Fincube is the name of this pre-fabricated structure that can be installed and removed in a very short time. It’s located in Ritten, Italy. This construction to successful design is a creation of German studio Aisslinger. More images to discover in the sequel. Source

Car and Mobile Home

July 17, 2012

The German designer Christian Susana created an intelligent mobile home. It has a flexible living space with individually applicable multi-functional modules. Equipped with auto technology and modern amenities this RV can be a small car when you don’t need the RV and a whole RV when you actually need one. Source

De Markies – The mobile home

July 5, 2012

“De Markies” (The Awning) was an entry in the “Temporary Living” competition 1985 and was conceived as a mobile home. On the road, it measures 2.00 m by 4.50 m, and once it has arrived at its destination its floorspace can be increased threefold in a matter of seconds. “De Markies” was awarded the Public […]

Utriai Residence – Beautiful futuristic architecture

July 3, 2012

The architecture studio Lithuanian G.Natkevicius & Partners has designed and thought this residence called Utriai Vežaičiai located, a small town in the province of Klaipeda in western Lithuania. Source

A life changing moment with Steve Jobs

May 15, 2012

Steve Jobs Iconic Moments – Changing the World